Best Events in Glasgow

When it comes to what's on in Glasgow, this wee city has some crackers. From kicking club nights and fun student parties, to wine clubs, whisky tastings and food fun. From the cool and quirky to the classy, the something a little different to a new twist on the same old thing. Here's our pick of the best events in Glasgow, so make sure you check them out and have yourself a very fun, very special, very cool night out in Glasgow. 

Last updated on 27th June 2017

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Food fans need to get themselves down to Horn Please for a night of fantastic and authentic Indian food. The recipes have been brought directly from New Delhi, and have been infused with Western ideas to create some delicious food.

Food & Drink, Date Night
Glasgow City Centre
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Taking place in August, Cocktails in the City is one of Glasgow's most popular events. Head over to The Briggait for a night of mixing, concoctions and tasting as the country's best bar people give demonstrations, allow you to make your own tipples and learn the master craft. 

Fun Time Partying, Pop-Up, Something A Little Different
Background Music
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@ Boteco Do Brasil on Every Wednesday

Salsa Night at Boteco do Brasil is barrel loads of fun and definitely one of the best events in Glasgow each week. Every Wednesday you can unleash your inner Latin flair with a night of raucous dancing and partying. The evening kicks off with Tumbao Salsa School classes for mixed abilities from 6.45pm. Then from 10.30pm, salsa DJs turn up the heat - and the music - for one red hot night on the dancefloor of this Merchant City bar and club. 

Something A Little Different, Fun Time Partying, Classes
Party Mash Up
Merchant City

Head over to Barrowlands Ballroom for a huge party as two massive acts take to the stage. Mr Fingers will be breaking his 20 year break to get back on the stage and play his epic hits, along with Harri & Domenic supporting.

Clubbing, Live Music, Fun Time Partying
Hip Hop/RnB
East End

For the ultimate way to party this summer join Sensu and Sub Club as they take things to the water. Cruising down the River Clyde, the party boat will feature a hot line-up of DJs such as &ME and Rampa, before taking the party over to Sub Club.

Boat Party, Clubbing, Fun Time Partying
House Music

If you like your nights big and your music huge then get yourself down to SWG3 this June for Vini Vici's set. The duo will be bringing their brand of psychedelic trance with support from up and coming Ben Gold.

Clubbing, Fun Time Partying, Student Night
West End

Subculture at Sub Club is the longest running club nights in Glasgow, and with good reason. Resident DJs Harri & Dom have been at the decks for nearly twenty years pumping their unique brand of punchy house to an adoring crowd of ravers who never tire of their stomping sessions. With an ever-evolving selection of top name guest DJs joining them in the Central Glasgow club every Saturday night, there's a reason this club night has garnered quite the cult following and regarded as one of the best events in Glasgow each week. 

House Music
Argyle Street Area
@ Glasgow Green Park on Various dates from 7th July

With the likes of Catfish and the Bottlemen, Radiohead, Biffy Clyro and many others, TRNSMT on Glasgow Green is going to be a huge live music festival taking place in July. 

Festival, Daytime, Fun Time Partying, Live Music
Live Music

With DJs from around the world and three stages of massive acts, Optimo are making sure they turn 20 in style. Better known for their Sunday night shenanigans, they are bringing one hell of a party to SWG3 and The Galvanizers Yard, as they host nine hours of partying.

Clubbing, Daytime, Festival, Fun Time Partying
West End

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@ The Stand Comedy Club on Every Saturday

The only comedy show in Glasgow to be sold out every week for the past five years, The Stand’s Saturday Show brings together the most side-splitting comedians for a night of hilarity. Bringing together five different acts, the best comperes and great headlines from around the UK and abroad, your laughter is guaranteed.

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The Pretty Ugly Club is one of the best club nights in Glasgow if you're looking from something a little different to the usual party anthems. Three ladies at the decks spinning some of the slickest alt tunes around in The Admiral basement - what could be better? 

Fun Time Partying
Rock n Roll
Argyle Street Area

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